Hit Hard by Coronavirus, Russia Joins Global Race for a Vaccine

MOSCOW—From condition-run Siberian labs in which experts are experimenting on rats to military garrisons in

MOSCOW—From condition-run Siberian labs in which experts are experimenting on rats to military garrisons in which servicemen are isolating forward of participation in a medical trial, Russia’s top experts are racing to solution a challenging need from President Vladimir Putin: Establish a coronavirus vaccine by the drop.

The world pursuit of a vaccine from the respiratory coronavirus disease Covid-19 has been likened to the sixties area race that pitted the Soviet Union from the U.S.